Big Business Must Support Intrapreneurship – David Simms

Published on 2015-05-05

IF BIG BUSINESS IS GOING TO STAY COMPETITIVE, then it needs to invest in intrapreneurial behaviour amongst it’s staff. So says David Simms, National Business Development Manager for National Australia Bank (NAB). In this Insight, David describes how he convinced his bosses to gamble on him building a global payment network that would give NAB a strategic advantage with the emerging online payment phenomenon. Today that gamble was returned millions of dollars in revenue and allowed NAB, to capture a significant slice of the international payment market.